CSIS in partnership with the Royal United Services Institute and the Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique organized the European Trilateral Track 2 Nuclear Dialogues in 2018.
The papers included in this volume comprise research from participants in the 2018 Nuclear Scholars Initiative and the PONI Conference Series. These papers explore such topics as the impacts of emerging technologies and capabilities, deep-diving on nuclear strategy and national policies, proposing paths forward for addressing proliferation challenges, and enhancing arms control in contentious environments.
Event at Nuclear Threat Initiative: Artificial intelligence is a foundational technology that is disrupting the current landscape, leading us to decades of innovation–impacting the way we live, work, learn, discover, and communicate. Dr. Kusnezov will discuss how AI is transforming energy, science, and national security R&D. Dr. Kusnezov previously served as chief scientist at the Read More
The 2019 Arms Control Association Annual Meeting will bring together members and colleagues in the field, journalists, U.S. and international officials, and prominent experts and policymakers to discuss ongoing effort to rein-in Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile programs, the challenges posed by new weapons technologies, strategies for preventing a new U.S.-Russian arms race, and more. A Read More
U.S. security strategy has evolved rapidly in recent years, as new capabilities and challenges have emerged, and as the security environment has changed. This fellowship was created to advance thinking about these new capabilities and challenges and to further develop relevant communities of interest. This position is in Center for Global Security Research.
Although its nuclear and missile programs are frequently in the headlines, North Korea’s other weapons of mass destruction (WMD) programs and their role in Pyongyang’s security strategies draw less discussion and analysis.
With the continued use of nuclear power comes the question: How can nuclear toxic waste be disposed of effectively?
While the world’s nuclear powers could quickly retire their nuclear arsenals, eliminating the fissile materials from which these weapons are made is no simple matter. This raises doubts about the feasibility and permanence of global disarmament.
Changes in FAA policy on Unmanned Aircraft Systems hold promise for boosting the surety and safety of U.S. nuclear forces.
Scientific cooperation in the Arctic is a rare bright spot in U.S.- Russian relations and may help reduce the likelihood of nuclear catastrophe.